Category Archives: PT

Genes’ Role In Cerebral Palsy ‘Much Stronger’ Than Once Thought

[Source: Disability Scoop] With new findings suggesting that genes play a significant role in cerebral palsy, researchers say that broader use of genetic testing in those with the condition may be warranted. In a study of 115 children with cerebral … Continue reading

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Airlines Encouraged To Better Serve Flyers With Disabilities

[Source:  Disability Scoop] A new guide from the U.S. Department of Transportation is spelling out the rules air carriers must follow when dealing with travelers who have autism and other developmental disabilities. The federal agency sent guidance to airlines this … Continue reading

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EI Corner: 9 Tips for Preventing Plagiocephaly

Editor’s Note: Here is a great article for the parents and guardians of your littlest clients! [Source:  Baby Begin] Plagiocephaly is a fairly common condition, especially since the inception of the Back to Sleep campaign in 1994. The success of … Continue reading

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OT/PT Activity of the Week: Bubble Wrap Roller Painting

[Source:  My Bored via the Inspired Treehouse] Are you looking for new painting ideas for your toddler? Why not try bubble wrap roller painting! We did this last week and it was such a lot of fun. I found … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: 10 Back to School Tips for School Based Therapists

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] It is that time of year again – back to school.  Here are 10 tips to help you get started on the right “foot” (for the PTs) or “write path” (for the OTs).  Get it hahahaha! … Continue reading

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